We are changing the way education is provided from one-fit for all to skills-based flexible learning using the best in-house technology.


Oxademy Education (OxEd) is building an innovative education as a service (EaaS) company that is providing high quality, learner-aware, skills-based education at large scale and with a small operational footprint. We are constantly optimising by automating the majority of operational and learner engagement tasks using our AI technology which enables the delivery of high-quality immersive study programmes at lower cost to the student.

MBA

Master of Business Administration

Get a highly-ranked MBA from anywhere while you work and be rewarded with a life-changing learning experience and expanded career options. This flexible MBA programme emphasises the practical applications of business theory through real-life case studies, collaborative projects and study excursions.

MBA

An MBA is a globally recognised Master's degree designed for ambitious and motivated individuals. This flexible and transformational programme focuses on developing leadership skills for professionals who are ready to thrive in today’s complex business environment. The MBA candidates will realise their business potential, learn new specialised skills and engage with a vast global network whilst living and working in their own environment. Our MBA combines our innovative pedagogy and technology to deliver a degree which:

  • Blends academic rigour with commercial relevance
  • Provides a solid business grounding through the taught modules
  • Offers world-leading pedagogy through the AI-driven platform
  • Delivers hybrid, blended learning, with interactivity and convenience
  • Transforms intellectual engagement into corporate practice


The MBA comprises three compulsory taught modules with multiple advanced topics that develop core business competencies. Tailored specialisation is introduced through the choice of one optional taught specialisation module. These modules are supplemented at the end of the MBA by a Research Methods taught module and an individual Research Project which enable students to apply the insights of the taught modules to their own corporate context through an extended piece of research.

We offer the following four unique MBA specialisations:

This taught MBA with specialisation in Cybersecurity Management is designed for those professionals who wish to gain a more detailed understanding of the technical skills and expertise relevant to the technical implementation and leadership of the cybersecurity function. This programme focuses on the knowledge and tools needed to combat the growing threats to the digital world, cyber-attacks, breaches and how to counter them. The course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to Cybersecurity
  • Security Risk Assessment Techniques and Management
  • Cybersecurity Strategy
  • Aligning Business Strategy with Cybersecurity Strategy
  • Secure Target Operating Model STOM™
  • Cybersecurity Technologies and Security Mechanisms
  • Cyber Audit
  • Legal, Ethical, and Professional Issues

This taught MBA with specialisation in Islamic Finance and Economy offers an opportunity to study the principles and structure of the Islamic Finance and Economy, including its theoretical foundations, products, instruments and risk management issues. In addition to the core modules covering concepts of marketing, strategy, and leadership, the following topics are covered to develop leaders with the capacity to progress quickly to senior positions in institutions that transact banking business on Islamic principles:

  • Fundamental concepts of Islamic Finance and Economy
  • Comparison of conventional and Islamic Finance
  • Introduction to Islamic Capital Markets
  • Islamic banking and Insurance
  • Credit and Operational Risks
  • Market Risks in Islamic Finance

This taught MBA with specialisation in Negotiation and Conflict Management is designed to present the art and science of addressing disputes and securing agreements. This programme enables the student to analyse, interpret and understand causes of conflict in the workplace. The following topics are covered:

  • Theories and Frameworks of Leadership Styles and Conflict Management
  • Strategy Development and Stakeholder Mapping
  • Communication and Listening Skills for Effective Negotiations
  • Conflict and Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Conflict Styles and Negotiation Strategies and Situations
  • Frameworks for Collaborative Negotiations
  • Behavioural Economics in Negotiation and Conflict Management: Heuristics and Biases

This taught MBA with specialisation in Leadership and Strategic Management offers an opportunity to combine business expertise with the interpersonal skills needed for effective leadership and management. The programme focuses on critical thinking skills, the development of organisational goals and the establishment of values for a strong corporate culture. The MBA provides students with workplace-based research opportunities throughout their degree. The following specialist topics are covered to improve your influence, impact and ability to make things happen:

  • Introduction to Leadership Theory
  • Leadership and Management Styles
  • Strategic Management Theories
  • Role of Strategic Managers
  • Managing People in Organisations
  • Introduction to Leadership Theory
  • Relationship between Leadership and Strategic Management
  • Emotional Intelligence

Key Details

  • Duration: 18-60 months
  • Next Start: Every month
  • Format: Blended or Guided-online (optional learning expedition)
  • Degree: 1st or a 2.1 in any degree subject*
  • Working Experience: 5 years**
  • IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in each component)
  • Fees: £12,000☨
  • Enrolment Fee: £250

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  • * In exceptional circumstances, candidates without or a lower degree level, equivalent qualifications or relevant work experience may be admitted if they can demonstrate their potential for higher degree work. Contact us for more information.
  • ** GMAT or GRE score report if you have fewer than five years of professional experience.
  • Bursaries are available in circumstances of particular financial need. Fee does not include Study Expedition cost.

Global Leadership Development Programme

Designed for existing and aspiring leaders, this 10-week live-online interactive leadership programme offers a unique blend of thought leadership, practical application and personal development that equips professionals to make a significant impact in their organisations and projects.

gldp

The GLDP is designed to cover a range of critical areas including Action-Centred Leadership (ACL), Strategic Visioning, Ethical Leadership and Emotional-Spiritual Intelligence. This programme helps delegates discover their own authentic leadership style and improve their ability to lead projects effectively. Delegates also benefit from innovative leadership development tools such as the Leadership Type Indicator (LTI) and an Authentic Leadership Questionnaire (ALQ). Ultimately, the gldp strengthens students' ability to lead with credibility, drive change, and deliver results in increasingly complex environments. Two certificates are awarded on completion: one from Adair International confirming completion of the ACL element of the programme and one from OBS attesting to the full completion.

What you can expect:

  • Gain an enhanced understanding of leadership by challenging your preconceived notions of what leadership means, and whether it is nature or nurture.
  • Discover and develop your own authentic style of leadership mapped against our 11 authentic leadership qualities framework.
  • Strengthen your ability to lead with credibility, drive change and deliver results in increasingly competitive and complex environments.
  • Improve your understanding of the motivations and attitudes that drive you and others, connect those drivers to corporate objectives and ultimately become a more purposeful and effective leader.
  • Gain increased emotional and spiritual intelligence, increasing ones influence and ability to lead and inspire people to transform themselves and their work.


Who should attend:

  • Highly motivated professionals from around the world who crave an intense, immersive learning experience from a leading British Programme.
  • Professionals who are committed to driving change in their organisations.
  • Aspiring leaders from large and small companies who are keen to develop authentic leadership ability in today’s uncertain world.


Key Details

  • Duration: 10 Weeks
  • Next start: Aug 2019
  • Format: Part-time
  • Working experience: 5 years (min)*
  • Fees: £2,950
  • Location: Guided-Online
  • * You must be in a managerial post for at least five years or more.

About Us

Oxademy Business School (OBS) is an OxEd institute and one of the most innovative providers of professional and academic education across a swathe of business, management, leadership and entrepreneurship disciplines. Through its proprietary e-learning platform, OBS delivers targeted educational content accessible via PC, tablet or any smartphone and curated by lecturers from the world’s top universities. Using the principles of human cognitive learning, the technology aggregates the preferences of each individual user to potentiate and enrich the learning experience.

OBS employs case-study and project-led learning models. As part of the onboarding process, all students get an integrated learning profile assessment and receive ongoing coaching. Additionally, Oxademy Entrepreneurs Hub - an exclusive and secure digital crowdfunding platform - gives aspiring entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to our dedicated "Investors Panel" to procure advice and secure investment finance.

OBS has its own social network providing global networking opportunities to its students. Lastly, since the broader mission of OBS is to democratise education, generous scholarships are offered, and all students have the option of attending graduation in the UK.

As an education provider our mission is to focus on Pedagogy, Flexibility, Technology, and Price.

Awarding Partner and Accreditation

The MBA degree is awarded by the University of Buckingham. It is the only independent university in the UK with a Royal Charter. The University, established in 1976, has grown to be recognised as a respected seat of learning with a high regard for pedagogy and the importance of the student experience. The University of Buckingham shares OBS’s vision for an innovative, tailored online learning experience that can be further personalised with blended study options. As the validating partner, the University of Buckingham works closely with OBS to ensure the MBA programme is delivered to the highest standard, in accordance with the UK Quality Assurance Agency (QAA).



The University of Buckingham has been awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rankings in the UK. The University has been consistently at or near the top of UK rankings for student satisfaction for over 10 years. In addition to the above, the University of Buckingham has achieved:

  • 1st in the UK for Teaching Excellence – Teaching Excellence Framework: Times Higher Education, 2017
  • 1st for Student Satisfaction: 2017, 2018, 2019 – The Complete University Guide
  • Top 4 for Student-staff Ratio – The Times and The Sunday Times - Good University Guide, 2019
  • Ranked 5th – Accounting and Finance, Guardian University Guide, 2019
  • Ranked 6th – Business, Management and Marketing, Guardian University Guide, 2019

Why Us

Oxademy Education is one of the most innovative providers of academic and professional education. We employ case-study and project-led learning models, and through our innovative learning methodology and e-learning technology, we deliver targeted educational content in online and blended modes of engagement. Some of our key features are as following:

Innovation

  • Leading-edge, proprietary, AI learning technology
  • Adaptive to the learning needs, style and professional skills of each student
  • Web access – no specialised equipment needed for the student
  • Delivered via all mobile platforms: tablets; smartphones; and wearables
  • True multimedia immersive, learning environment
  • Gamification and augmented-reality ready
  • Learning expeditions and on-campus UK experience (optional)
  • Dynamic, live tutor support (24/7)

Rigour

  • Accredited by a leading Gold-TEF rated university in England
  • Developed and delivered by leading academics and practitioners
  • Enhanced student engagement and success through the AI platform
  • Online access to millions of relevant articles and books
  • Online membership of the Oxford Business Group

Flexibility

  • Flexibility to study the full course at a distance or combined with an optional campus experience
  • Online learning can be whenever and on any device
  • MBA commencement on a rolling basis – no waiting for new semesters
  • MBA can be completed in stages
  • Employer dashboard (for B2B contexts)

Value

  • Prestigious international academic and corporate partners to allow students to experience the world of business from a different angle
  • Influential global network of alumni
  • Highly competitive fees with monthly, interest-free payment options
  • Financial bursaries available to meet specific needs